Here is the link.
Many people desperately want America to be imperial, war-mongering and perpetually in decline: this confirms many of the ideas they want to be true.
Even Pat Buchanan likes declinism but for different reasons: the moral decline of secular society…. for failure to live up to religious commandments.
So, anti-declinism articles like this one can be a good antidote against all that. Walter Russell Mead can be too.
Is it all just declinism and anti-declinism out there?
Reminds me of a certain movie…
Photo found here.